Artist: Donovan, Title: Colours

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Donovan - Colours

Found on:
Hurdy Gurdy Man: Live in Concert(1997)
The 60's Collection(1995)
Greatest Hits of the '60's
Teenage Rebels! - Spirit in the Sky(1992)
The Best of Donovan(1969)
The Very Best of Donovan The Early Years(2002)
Donovan P. Leitch
Hits of the Swinging Sixties
The Rules of Attraction(2002-10-08)
Ballad of Geraldine(1988)
The Legendary British Hits(1992)
60s Jukebox: The Ultimate Collection(2018-01-12)
Sounds of the Sixties: 1965 Still Swinging(2004)
Die Mega Pop Box(1998-03-09)
Catch The Wind / Colours(1968)
Fairytale(1996)
Castle Masters Collection: Donovan(1991)
25 Years of Rock ’n’ Roll: 1965(1994)
The EP Collection(1990)
Sixties Classics
Golden Hour of Donovan(1971)
Radio Saigon, Volume 3(1991)
The Collection(1990)
The Very Best of the Early Years(2005-10-24)
Catch the Wind: The Best of Donovan(1996)
Universal Soldier
Mellow
Folk Routes(2009)
Catch the Wind: 20 Greatest Hits(1989)
A Decade of Pop - The 60's(1993)
100 Summer Hits of the Sixties(2010)
Retrospective
easyAcoustic(2005)
Sixties Top 100, Volume 2(2008)
stereoplay, CD 44: Yesterday’s(1989)
Hifi Visionen: Oldie-CD 8(1990)
Keep On Running(1990)
Vragen staat vrij(1991)
Million Sellers 10 - The Sixties(1992)
The Spirit of the 60’s: 20 Fab Hits(1996)
Sunshine Superman: 18 Songs of Love and Freedom
Top Ten Hits of the 50s, 60s & 70s
The Best of British Folk(2005)
The Spirit of the 60s: 1965: The Beat Goes On(1991)
Donovan's Greatest Hits(1999)
Troubadour: The Definitive Collection 1964-1976(1998)
The British Are Coming, Volume 1(2001)
Fairytales and Colours(1998-03-02)
The British Invasion: The History of British Rock, Volume 3(1988-11-22)
Love Is Hot, Truth Is Molten(1998-04-07)
100 Shagadelic Sixties Classics(1999)
The Best of the Sixties 2(1998)
The Folk Years(2003-06-24)
The Folk Years: Simple Song of Freedom(2002)
Turn Back the Hands of Time - More 60s(1991)
Catch the Wind(1988-02)
The All New Electric Muse: The Story of Folk Into Rock(2008-11-17)
Anthology of British Rock: A Compleat Collection: The Pye Years(1985)
200 Fab Sixties Favourites(2001-11-12)
The Greatest Singer‐Songwriter Classics 2(2015-10-16)
Ultimate Sixties: The Classics(2019-05-31)
Radio Saigon(1995)
1960s Hit-Makers
Catch the Wind - Live
The Very Best of Donovan(1988)
Best Of
Donovan's Greatest Hits and More(1989-09-18)
Rising / Classics Live / 25 Years in Concert(1990)
The Very Best of Donovan
In Concert(1994)
In Concert(1998-04-27)
Donovan First Hits
Itchycoo park(1996)
Troubadours of British Folk, Volume 1: Unearthing the Tradition(1995)
Schmusehits 3(2000)
Gold: Volume 1, Number 6(1992)
Golden Days of British Rock(1976)
Remember The 60's (Volume 1)(1983)
Goldies
Donovan(1999)
Swinging 60s(1992)
The Essential Guide to Acoustic(2008-08-02)
The Troubadour(2003-04-28)
Donovan Compilation
Good Morning Vietnam(2002)
Original Swinging 60s
Catch the Wind
The Album(2017)
Super Hits of the Sixties(1994)
Donovan(2001)
Hurdy Gurdy Man(1994)
The History of Pop - 1958 to 1965(1995)
Sunshine Superman(1991)
To Sing For You(2019-08-16)
Hit Love Songs Of The 60's(1988)
Original version from "Cathc The Wind"

Open D tuning (D,A,D,F#,A,d)
Capo on 2nd fret (actual key E major)
D(E): x00000
G(A): x55555
A(B): x77777

Intro:
 D(E)
|----0---0-0---------0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-------0-0-|
|----0---0-0---------0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-------0-0-|
|0---0---0-0-0h1-0---0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-------0-0-|
|----0-------------------0h2-----|0-------------------------------|
|----0---------------------------|--------0h2-----0-------0-------|
|----0---------------------------|--------------------------------|

|----0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-----0-0-|----0-------0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|--------0-------0---------------|0-----------0-------------------|
|0h2---------0h2---------0h2-----|------------------------0-------|
|--------------------------------|--------2b3-----0---------------|

|----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0---0-0-0-|
|0---------------|
|--------0-------|
|----------------|

Verse sequence:

 D(E)
|----0-0---0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|----0-0---0---------0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0---0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|----0-0---0---------0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0---0-1---0---0-0---0-0-0-|----0-0---0---------0-0---0-0-0-|
|0---------------0---------------|0-------------------------------|
|--------0---------------0-------|--------0---2---0-------0-------|
|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
 Yellow  is  the colour  of  my   true      love’s hair   in  the

 G(A)                             D(E)
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|--------0-0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|---(0)--0-0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|----0---0-0-0h1-0---0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-------5-------5-------5---|------------------------0-------|
|5-------5-------5-------5-------(0)------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|0-------------------------------|
 Morning’                when we  rise                    In  the                 

 G(A)                             D(E)
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|--------0-0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|---(0)--0-0---0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|----0---0-0-0h1-0---0-0---0-0-0-|
|----5-------5-------5-------5---|------------------------0-------|
|5-------5-------5-------5-------(0)------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|0-------------------------------|
 Morning’                when we  rise                   That’s the

 A(B)                             G(A)
|----7-----7-7-7-----7-----7-7-7-|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|
|----7-----7-7-7-----7-----7-7-7-|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|
|----7-----7-7-7-----7-----7-7-7-|----5-----5-5-5-----5-----5-5-5-|
|----7-------7-------7-------7---|----5-------5-------5-------5---|
|7-------7-------7-------7-------|5-------5-------5-------5-------|
|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|
 Time                  That’s the time                I   love the 

 D(E)
|--------0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|----0-0---0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|---(0)--0-0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|----0-0---0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|----0---0-0-0-0-0h1-1-1-1-1-1-1-|0---0-0---0-0-0-----0-0-0-0-0-0-|
|--------0---0-----------0---0---|--------0---------------0---0---|
|--------------------------------|----------------0-------0-------|
|0-------------------------------|--------------------------------|
 Best.

Harp key: A (diatonic)
Harmonica solo sequence is same as verse except replace bars 1&2 withh:
 D(E)
|----0-0-------------0-0-----0-0-|----0-0-----0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|----0-0-------------0-0-----0-0-|----0-0-----0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|0---0-0-0---0h1-0---0-0-----0-0-|----0-0-----0-0-----0-0---0-0-0-|
|------------------------0h2-----|0-------------------------------|
|--------------------------------|--------0h2-----0-------0-------|
|--------------------------------|--------------------------------|

Ending:
 D(E)
|----0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-----0-0-|--0-0-0----0------0^-------------|
|----0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-----0-0-|--0-0-0----0------0^-------------|
|----0-0-0-0-0-0-----0-0-----0-0-|--0-0-0----0------0^-------------|
|--------0-----------------------|0--------0--------0^-------------|
|0h2-------------0h2-----0h2-----|------------------0^-------------|
|--------------------------------|--------------2b3-0^-------------|

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